Today you’re going to learn some sweet, juicy Korean love quotes. Everyone likes quotes. Inspirational ones about love. Note: These aren’t native sayings but translated into Korean.
Now, do people use these in real life? No. Most don’t say quotes in daily life. But, people enjoy quotes because it gives them something to think about. And so, it’s fun to learn them.
So take this lesson and…
- Read, review, and read out loud – YELL these words!
- Review the English translations
- Print it out as physical review material (I like printing stuff)
- Save images for your personal use (as flashcards)
- Listen to the free Audio lesson for pronunciation – big thank you to KoreanClass101
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Learn 14 Korean Love Quotes with Translations
Let’s cover the basics right now. If you want to learn how to say I love you in Korean, let’s get it out of the way.
- Formal Korean: 사랑합니다
- Pronunciation: Saranghamnida
- Casual Korean: 사랑해요
- Pronunciation: Saranghaeyo
This is just so you know the obvious phrase before jumping into these Korean love quotes.
As you read, feel free to listen to this Audio Lesson by KoreanClass101. You will hear the native pronunciation which will help you with yours. Press the play button below.
1. I may not be your first date, kiss, or love, but I want to be your last.
- Naega dangsinui cheot deiteu, kiseu, sarangeun aniljirado dangsinui majimagigo sipeoyo.
- 내가 당신의 첫 데이트, 키스, 사랑은 아닐지라도 당신의 마지막이고 싶어요.
As deep as this Korean quote is, I’d rather be the first. Everyone remembers their first kiss. If you’re not the first, you might not be the last! More importantly, if you’re a guy, PLEASE do not use these on girls that you’re not in a relationship with yet.
These Korean Love Quotes sound nice but they’re too much. You’ll scare them.
2. The best feeling is when you look at him and he is already staring.
- Geureul chyeodaboni imi geuga nareul eungsihago isseul ttae gibuni choegoda.
- 그를 쳐다보니 이미 그가 나를 응시하고 있을 때 기분이 최고다.
Now, this one is for girls.
3. Together with you is my favorite place to be.
- Dangsingwa hamkke inneun gosi naega gajang joahaneun gosimnida.
- 당신과 함께 있는 곳이 내가 제일 좋아하는 곳입니다.
However, this quote is quite nice actually. If someone told you that they like being with you, I’m sure you’d be happy to hear it.
4. If I were to live my life again, I’d find you sooner.
- Manyak insaengeul dasi sandamyeon dangsineul deo ppalli chajeul geomnida.
- 만약 인생을 다시 산다면 당신을 더 빨리 찾을 겁니다.
Very poetic. You might want to save this Korean love quote until both of you are old. It would mean a lot more. It would also be super sad!
Okay, onto the next one.
5. I want to be your favorite hello and your hardest goodbye.
- Dangsini mannal ttae gajang bangapgo heeojil ttae gajang himdeun sarami doego sipsseumnida.
- 당신이 만날 때 가장 반갑고 헤어질 때 가장 힘든 사람이 되고 싶습니다.
6. Everywhere I look I am reminded of your love. You are my world.
- Eodireul bwado dangsinui sarangi yeonsangdoemnida. Dangsini nae sesangimnida.
- 어디를 봐도 당신의 사랑이 연상됩니다. 당신이 내 세상입니다.
7. If I know what love is, it is because of you.
- Naega sarangi mwonji andamyeon dangsin deokbunimda.
- 내가 사랑이 뭔지 안다면 당신 덕분입니다.
8. When I look at you, I see the rest of my life in front of my eyes.
- Dangsineul bol ttae nae nun ape nae nameun insaengi pyeolchyeojimnida.
- 당신을 볼 때 내 눈 앞에 내 남은 인생이 펼쳐집니다.
Have you ever had that feeling? Leave a comment if you’ve seen someone like that.
9. To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved is everything.
- Saranghaneun geoseun amugeotdo anida. Sarangbatneun geoseun kkwae daedanhada. Hajiman saranghago sarangbatneun geosi jeonbuida.
- 사랑하는 것은 아무것도 아니다. 사랑받는 것은 꽤 대단하다. 하지만 사랑하고 사랑받는 것이 전부이다.
Everyone would agree here. To love and be loved in Korean is quite nice! One sided loves are never good anyway.
10. I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.
- Jigeumboda dangsineul deo saranghal su eopdago maengsehajiman naeil deo saranghal geoseul amnida.
- 지금보다 당신을 더 사랑할 수 없다고 맹세하지만 내일 더 사랑할 것을 압니다.
11. I don’t need paradise because I found you. I don’t need dreams because I have you.
- Naneun dangsineul chajatgi ttaemune cheongugeun piryo eopsseumnida. Naneun dangsini itgi ttaemune kkumeun piryo eopsseumnida.
- 나는 당신을 찾았기 때문에 천국은 필요 없습니다. 나는 당신이 있기 때문에 꿈은 필요 없습니다.
12. If I did anything right in my life, it was when I gave my heart to you.
- Naega nae insaengeseo mueonga jalhan ge itdamyeon dangsinege nae maeumeul jun geosida.
- 내가 내 인생에서 무언가 잘한 게 있다면 당신에게 내 마음을 준 것이다.
Very intense. Definitely one of my most favorite Korean love quotes.
13. I’m much more me when I’m with you.
- Nan dangsingwa isseul ttae deo nadawojimnida.
- 난 당신과 있을 때 더 나다워집니다.
Do you know of such people? The people with whom you can be more of yourself? Yep, those are good people to have.
14. Thank you for always being my rainbow after the storm.
- Hangsang naege pokpung hu mujigaega doeeo jwoseo gomapsseumnida.
- 항상 나에게 폭풍 후 무지개가 되어 줘서 고맙습니다.
Now, you know 14 Korean love quotes. Let me know if you want more! I read all comments. Oh, and here are some more Korean love phrase and love words related lessons.
- Korean Phrases: 15 Love Phrases for Valentine’s Day & More
- Korean Phrases: Cute Words, Phrases & Quotes. Part 7
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– The Main Junkie
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